Vegetable Wax Emulsifyer: Base Products

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100 Gr - Price: £ 12.50
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Description:

INCI: Cetearyl Glucoside

A natural wax extracted from corn and coconut

Use 5 to 10% to make cream or body lotion. 

 

Example recipe to make 100 g of cream

Oil Phase

- 10% vegetable oil

- 8% wax

Water phase

- 80.5% purified water, floral water, essential water

 

1. Add the wax to the vegetable oil

2. warm in a bain-marie until the wax has melted.  Do not overheat or the wax will break down

3. Bring the water to a simmer

4. Add the water to the oil phase

5. Stir regularly until the mixture has cooled down add

6. Add 1% EO

7. A preservative will have to be added or the cream will go mouldy within a few days 

 

One can play with proportions:

- make a cream richer by increasing the % of carrier oil

- make the cream more liquid or thicker by reducing or increasing the amount of wax

 

 




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